Completed PhD Dissertations
"Que(e)yring Home Care: Older Lesbian and Bisexual Women’s Experiences of accessing and receiving home care services"
"(Un)Privileged Embodiments of Femininity, (Un)Hegemonic Articulations of Desire: The Shifting Grounds of the New Veiling Trend in Jordan"
Vicki Van Wagner
"Reconsidering Evidence: Evidence-based Practice and Maternity Care in Canada"
"(Re)Producing Nation at the Supreme Court of Canada: Identity, Memory, History and Equality in R v. Kapp"
"Orature and Women’s Film from Africa and its Diaspora"
Claire L. Carter
"Changing Practice, Changing Self: Examining the Relation between Women’s Body Practices and Subjectivity"
Lee Wing Hin
"’I’m not Homophobic, I’m Chinese’: Hong Kong Canadian Discourses of Heterosexuality, Homosexuality, and Multiculturalism in Same-Sex Marriage Debates, 2002-2006"
"Homesick: A Political Economy of the Health Experiences of Homeless Young Women"
"Hybrid, Cyborg, Queer: What Mommyblogs Teach Us About Mothers and Motherhood"
Melissa Autumn White
"Intimate Archives, Migrant Negotiations: Affective Governance and the Recognition of 'Same-Sex' Family Class Migration in Canada"
"Three Turkish Women Travelers (1913-1930): From the Represented to the Representing"
"Somali Women Respond to State Collapse and Civil War: Two Decades of Collective Self-Organizing in Somaliland and Puntland"
Raimunda D. Reece
"Caged (No) Bodies: Exploring the Racialized and Gendered Politics of Incarceration of Black Women in the Canadian Prison System"
"Where the Evil Surprise Lay: The Sexual Murders of Leslie Mahaffy and Kristen French and Fear-mongering in the City of St. Catharines"
"Negotiating Race and Gender in the Diaries of Eliza Jones, British Wife of an Ojibwa Missionary in Upper Canada, 1823-1883"
Tabassum Fahim Ruby
"Muslim Women and Shari’ah Tribunals: Examining Liberal-Secular Hegemonies"
Reproducing America: Examining Mainstream Media Narratives of four White Pregnant Women ing the U.S. Nation, 2000–2006.
"Transnational Motherhood: The Experience of Working-Class African Caribbean Women in Canada"
Canada Weighs In: Gender, Race, and the Making of "Obesity," 1945–1970.
van der Meulen, Emily
Sex for Work: How Policy Affects Sexual Labour, An Argument for Labour Legitimacy and Social Change.
Motapanyane, J Maki
The Politics of Feminism in South Africa: Gender Consciousness and Political Agency in the Twentieth Century
Hallett, Vicki Sara
Mistress of the Blue Castle: Phebe Florence Miller and her Writing Time in Newfoundland.
Hurst, Rachel Alpha Johnston
Surgical Imaginations Effecting Femininity, Beauty, and Loss Through the Skin.
Critical Left Legalism: Taking Feminist and Queer Legal Theorists to Court.
Gusii Women and Small-Scale Family Tea Farming in Kenya.
Modern Vision and Narational Memory: Jori Smith, the Montreal Avant–Garde, and Charlevoix Painters.
Breau, Margaret J.
Alma Mater: The maternal Function in Object Relations Theory
Julia Margaret Cameron's Ceylonese Photographs: A Feminist Visual Cultural Analysis.
El Jack, Amani
In the Name of Development: Conflict, Displacement and Gender Transformation in Sudan.
Johnson, Jennifer L.
All's Fair in Love, War and Negotiations': Gender, Nation and Spaces of Corporate Capital at the Free Trade Area of the Americas (FTAA).
Women, Condominium Development and the neo-liberalization of Urban Citizenship.
Bridging Identities: Gender, Power, And Place in Academic Bridging for Women.
Getting On with It: Women's Transitions Through Life–Threatening Illnesses.
Storied Selves: Technologies of Identity in Feminist Witchcraft.
Mitchell, Allyson A.
Corporeographies of Size: Fat Women in Urban Space.
Edible Interpretations: From Melancholy Feminism to Mourning Anorexia.
Memory and Cultural Trauma: Women of Color in Literature and Film.
To Take a Load Off: A Contextual Analysis of Gendered Meaning(s) in Experiences of Breast Reduction Surgery.
Clements, Joyce M.
…A Winding Sheet for Deborah George…": Searching for the Women of Ponkapoag.
Grant, Judith Anne
Charting Women's Journeys from Addiction to Recovery.
Flynn, Karen C.
Race, Class, and Gender: Black Nurses in Ontario, 1950–1980.
Trauma's Narratives: Diasporic Histories and Ineffable Truths.
A Justice of Their Own: The Toronto Women's Court, 1913–1934.
Karpinski, Eva C.
Borrowed Tongues': Life Writing and Translation in Immigrant Women's Narratives.
McKittrick, Katherine J.
Demonic Grounds: Black Women, Geography and the Poetics of Landscape.
Scaling Airspace: Gender in the British Imperial Skies, 1922–1937.
Becoming Women: Body Image, Identity and Difference in the Passage to Womanhood.
Bezanson, Kathryn J.
Gender, The State and Social Reproduction: Household Insecurity in Ontario in the Late 1990s.
Blathwayt, Janice E.
More Than Distinguished For 'Piety and Virtue': New Perspectives on Elizabeth Carter.
Farr, Vanessa A.
A Chanting Foreign and Familiar: The Production and Publishing of Women's Collective Life Writing in South Africa.
Goldberg, Aviva, R.
Re–Awakening Deborah: Locating the Feminist in the Liturgy, Ritual, and Theology of Contemporary Jewish Renewal.
Textual Fantasies: Urban High School Women as Critics and Narrators of Popular Romance.
Scott–Dixon, Krista A.
From Webgrrls to DigitalEve: The Gendered Practice of Information Technology Work and Organization.
Im/Proper Subjects? An Inquiry Into Social Differences as Knowledge and Pedagogy in Women's Studies.
Silent No More: How Women Experienced Wife Abuse in the Local Chinese Community.
Rosenberg, F. Lisa
Jewish Women Praying for Divorce: The Plight of Agunot in Contemporary Judaism.
Shattered Window, Shut Door: The Canadian Panel on Violence against Women as a Case Study of Feminist Engagement with the State.
The Flora Delanica: Mary Delany and Women's Art, Science and Friendship in Eighteenth-century England.
The Equity Gap: The Hidden Consequences of Divorce.
No Jobs, Lots of Work: The Gendered Rise of the Temporary Employment Relationship in Canada, 1897–1997.
Women's Friendships with Women.